It was his first acting gig. For a few years there, Chokachi was probably as envied an actor as any on Earth — at least among those who lusted after the Baywatch babes. He was handsome, fit, charming, impossibly blond — and only in his mids. At 51, he has retained his boyish sunniness as he sits in his L.
After all that, after finally getting the respect and honor we deserved for shutting down a megalomaniac who had murdered countless people…. I finally had the family I wanted. Everyone cared about each other here — and more than that, they cared about me. Something I couldn't say for my Olympic team. It was maybe the first time I ever felt like I had a family, a place to belong. But still, something was missing. I think the others new it.
LA lifeguard who was David Hasslhoff's body double reveals Baywatch secrets
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Real life Baywatch hunk Michael Newman has given a fascinating glimpse behind the scenes of the s TV hit. The former LA lifeguard starred in a never-before seen 'teaser tape' that was used to sell Baywatch to TV chiefs, which today he unveils to MailOnline. Newman's legs were used to cover up The Hoff's 'chicken legs', he says. Chicken legs: Professional lifeguard Michael Newman right said he often stood in for 6ft 4ins tall David Hasselhoff left due to his skinny legs.